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How to Counter Every Hero in Overwatch

Overwatch [official site] has been out for just a few weeks and already forum boards and comment sections are exploding with new tactics and …

Judge dismisses ‘King of Kong’ star Billy Mitchell’s lawsuit against Cartoon Network

Notorious video game champion Billy Mitchell is a human being — not just a floating head.<p>New Jersey federal judge Anne Thompson has dismissed a lawsuit filed by former Donkey Kong world champion Billy Mitchell against Cartoon Network, reports the New Jersey Law Journal. Mitchell was unhappy with an …

What Six Street Fighter 5 Characters Are Capcom Teasing?

Today during Sony's Paris Games Week briefing, Street Fighter V producer Yoshinori Ono announced that at least six new DLC characters are coming to the fighting game beginning in 2016. He didn't reveal their names. Instead, Capcom released the mysterious silhouette image you see below.<p>These six …

Bloodborne DLC: The Old Hunters - Rewind Theater - IGN Video

Brendan and Chloi inspect new weapons, enemies, and locales in the trailer for Bloodborne's upcoming DLC: The Old Hunters.

Square Enix Responds to New Pokemon Game With Funny Picture

Yesterday, The Pokemon Company announced Pokemon Go, an exciting-sounding mobile game whose name uses the the same "Go" suffix as Square Enix's Montreal's Hitman Go and Lara Croft Go.<p>Now, Square Enix has responded with a funny message and picture of its own. "Announcing Lara Croft GO's new …

Dark Souls 3 Japanese Release Date Revealed

PS4 and Xbox One versions get a date.<p>From Software has revealed the release date for Dark Souls III, and the next iteration of the brutal series will …

Dark Souls 3 Details Explain What's Returning From First Two Games

Dark Souls 3 will feature a number of familiar gameplay mechanics from previous entries in From Software acclaimed action RPG series, and new information on these has been released.<p>As detailed by GameInformer, the development team is cherry picking gameplay elements for the third game. Dark Souls …

NBA Live 16's Face-Scanning App Delayed

NBA Live 16's new companion app, which includes functionality that lets you scan your face into the game, has been delayed. It was supposed to launch September 8, but it's now facing a "short" delay as a result of unspecified problems during the submission process, EA Sports explains on Twitter.<p>A …

Hidetaka Miyazaki on Dark Souls 3's changes to bosses, magic, combat and more

We've seen but a small slice of <i>Dark Souls 3</i>, both at a recent preview event and at Gamescom last week, but our early glimpse of the game is promising. Yes, it looks like more Dark Souls — and, in parts, a bit like From Software's other game, <i>Bloodborne</i> — but after the divisive <i>Dark Souls 2</i>, a sense …

Evo 2015: 12 great fights you shouldn't miss

This past weekend's Evolution Championship Series was full of drama, heartbreak, shocking comebacks and, of course, some of the best fighting game action on the planet. If you weren't around to catch all three days of Evo 2015 — or you just don't get what all the fuss is about — we've selected a …

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This Ultra Street Fighter 4 match shows there's no room for mercy at Evo

At this morning's <i>Ultra Street Fighter 4</i> pools matches at Evo 2015, Abel player Gustavo "801Strider" Romero took out another competitor, the young Ken player known as Skullzer, with three perfect rounds in a row. Romero's brutal beatdown might seem a bit cruel, especially when you see just <i>how young</i> …

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Evo 2015 fighter celebrates too early, loses his match

Here's a highlight from EVO 2015 you have to see to believe. The pivotal action takes place not on the screen, but on the stage.<p>This is Woshige (as Millia) versus Ogawa (as Zato-1) in the winners' bracket semifinals of the <i>Guilty Gear Xrd</i> tournament, with Ogawa as a heavy favorite, playing with his …

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